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The Resource Second cities : globalization and local politics in Manchester and Philadelphia, Jerome I. Hodos

Second cities : globalization and local politics in Manchester and Philadelphia, Jerome I. Hodos

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Second cities : globalization and local politics in Manchester and Philadelphia
Title
Second cities
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globalization and local politics in Manchester and Philadelphia
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Jerome I. Hodos
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Language
eng
Summary
Manchester, England, and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, are what sociologist Jerome Hodos calls second cities & mdash;viable alternatives to well-known global cities such as London and New York. In Second Cities, Hodos considers how Manchester and Philadelphia have confronted problems of globalization over the past two centuries. This thought-provoking, comparative look at these cities examines their histories, economies, migration patterns, cultural innovations, transportation planning, and self-identities. Hodos demonstrates not just how the two cities are positioned in global flows of capital, go
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Literary form
non fiction
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Second cities : globalization and local politics in Manchester and Philadelphia, Jerome I. Hodos
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Second cities : globalization and local politics in Manchester and Philadelphia, Jerome I. Hodos
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt14bt7mc
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-239) and index
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : globalization, urbanization, and the second city -- The era of second city formation, 1770-1840 -- Second city economies -- Migration patterns in second cities -- Making global culture : ideas and innovation in second cities -- Municipal foreign policy : planning for global integration -- Identity and governance in the second city -- A world of cities?
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1 online resource (xiii, 246 pages)
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9781439902318
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illustrations, maps
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